Valencian Institute for Modern Art Dedicates Exhibition to Paolo Riani: A World of Architects


VALENCIA.- The exhibition dedicated by the IVAM to Paolo Riani comprises, apart from photographs taken all over Europe, America, Japan, Russia and Arabia, a selection of architectonic projects and collections of objects (miniature aeroplanes made of wood or beautiful pieces fashioned in original shapes, ships and ship parts, scale models, etc.) that give us an overview of this architect and city planner, who was a senator of the Italian Republic and has practised his profession as an architect and university professor in Tokyo, New York and several Italian cities such as Florence and Pisa. A catalogue has been brought out for the exhibition with reproductions of the works displayed and detailed biographical and bibliographical information about the author and texts by José Mª Lozano, Consuelo Císcar, Luis Sendra Mengual and Edward Suzuki. Paolo Riani was born in Barga, (Lucca)